Senkyô shûhô [Weekly war news, 8 May].

Accession Number RC05218
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J288
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 21.3 x 16.6 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 10 May 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copyright expired. Copying permitted subject to physical condition. Permission for reproduction not required.

A propaganda newspaper produced by the Far Eastern Liaison Office (FELO) during the Second World War. The item is written in Japanese and was distributed to Rangoon, Borneo, Tarakan, Japan-Formosa and Okinawa. An English translation of the text is attached. This issue is dated 8 May 1945 and covers the surrender of Germany, the fall of Rangoon, the recapture of Borneo by Australian forces, the war situation on Okinawa and air raids on mainland Japan by B-29 bombers.